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2919439 - Error While Saving a Copy of Page Layout


You are trying to copy a page layout, however you are facing these kind of errors:

  • Invalid Entry:


  • Cannot Save Error:


    “Image/data in this KBA is from SAP internal systems, sample data, or demo systems. Any resemblance to real data is purely coincidental.“


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Start Adaptation. 
  2. Go to Layouts tab. 
  3. Select a page layout do you want to copy.
  4. Click copy button.
  5. Enter a name for the copied layout.
  6. Click Save.


  • Invalid Entry: It is not allowed entry the name of the page layout with blank spaces and special characters. 

  • Cannot Save Error: It is necessary to perform a relevant change in the page layout before trying to copy it. 


Consider the same scenarios described before:

  • Invalid Entry:

    • Remove all blank spaces.
    • Do not use special characters. 

  • Cannot Save Error

    • Access the logs to see details of the error: 


    • Perform a valid change (visibility, mandatory or read only) before trying to copy a page layout. 


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